CTD detains two ‘militants’ in Multan


The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested two suspected terrorists in an intelligence-based operation as they seized huge cache of explosives and weapons, including hand grenades, from the suspects belonging to the militant Islamic State (IS) group.

According to a local media report, they also recovered money from them that was being used for terror financing. It was reported that IS terrorists possessing arms and explosives were present at Stadium Morr on Vehari Road, Multan and planning to target vital installations. After receiving information, CTD personnel launched an operation involving intelligence teams and arrested the suspected terrorists.

A case was registered at the CTD police station in Multan.